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In the Talmud, how is the Tetragrammaton rendered?

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Who laid the megalithic foundation stones under the wailing wall?

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In Psalm 105:39 why is the cloud said to "cover" rather than "precede" the people?

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Is there an online resource like Jewish Encyclopedia available that is more up to date?

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How bulky would the original autograph of the Torah been?

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Does Hebrew allow for this conception of the pronunciation of the "Tetragammaton"?

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Did the rights of a Jewish slave owner include having sex with his female slaves?

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Do Jews interpret the destruction of the second temple as an act of judgment (as the destruction of the first temple was explained)? [duplicate]

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In Numbers 4:32 was each son of Merari responsible for a single part of the tabernacle?

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When did the use of the substitute word "hashem" start being used? [duplicate]

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Does the Torah forbid visiting/hiring a prostitute?

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What does Genesis 8:21 promise and why?

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In 2 Samuel 8:4 was David rendering the horses unable to stand up (and graze) or just ruining them as war horses?

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How was Eve "flesh of my flesh"?

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Why were the temples built in Jerusalem and not in Bethel, as suggested in Genesis 28:17?

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What is prevailing opinion among Jews at the current time regarding a future resurrection?

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Do scholars detect in the Jewish prophets any Platonic language or views?

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What might G-d's self identification as "the ruler of armies" be intended to express?

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In Lamentations 2:8 what does it mean to "stretch out a line"?

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How many descendants did Abraham give rise to?

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Do Jewish historians consider the destruction of Jerusalem in 70 CE on par with the Shoah/Holocaust? [closed]

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In Exodus 3:14 is there a linguistic relationship between the Tetragrammaton and the "to be" and what is that linguistic relationship?

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In Jeremiah 1:6-7 was Jeremiah actually a child?

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Have Jewish scholars evaluated the "Odes of Solomon" as being Jewish or Christian in origin?

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Is the fall of Babylon considered to be Israel's "darkest day"?

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What is "the day of the L-RD" found in Isaiah 13:6 and elsewhere and when does/did it occur?

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In Exodus 2:2 why is the baby Moses described as TOV?

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When did the Cutheans undermine the lighting of signal fires to announce the new moon?

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In Jeremiah 7:30 what is meant by "in the house upon which My name is called"?

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After the destruction of the 2nd temple and Jerusalem, when, where and how did a new centralized leadership arise?